Enhanced Loyalty Benefits with Etihad Airways Partners

Etihad Airways

Last week Etihad Airways announced the introduction of Etihad Airways Partners, a team of airlines that together, will offer improved networks and schedules, in addition to enhanced loyalty benefits. Air Serbia, airberlin, Air Seychelles, Jet Airways (India), Darwin Airline and Etihad Airways, together, form Etihad Airways Partners.  The airlines aim to give superior service to […]

Do you Expect WIFI to Work in the Elevators of Hotels?

Free-Wifi

What do we want? FREE WIFI. When do we want it? NOW! A report on internet services for hotels, by internet provider Broadband Solutions, says that “hotel chains and owners in the USA recommend a minimum of 100Mbps for most sites, with many areas needing 500Mbps. Since customers even expect wifi to work in the elevators, […]

Ebola and Business Travel : What You Need to Know Before Your Next Trip

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With real concerns about Ebola making headlines around the world, Shane Downey, the Director of Public Policy for the Global Business Travel Association, recently published a travel advisory.  Read the full article here. In his post, Downey has assembled as many resources as were available, to help business travellers best understand how to proceed throughout […]

Positive Coping Mechanisms for Common Stress Triggers Among Female Executives

Business Women

This is the last part in our series about women executives, stress, and coping tactics. Information for this post comes from “Women Executives: Health, Stress, and Success,” The Academy of Management, in 2000, and written by Debra L. Nelson and Ronald J. Burke. Part 1 of the series identified barriers to advancement in corporate culture. […]

Is Cash Dead for Travel Transactions?

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Skift, a trend recognizer in the travel industry, sat down with Raja Rajamannar, the Global CMO of MasterCard to find out – is cash dead for travel transactions? Says Rajamannar, “Cash commerce is antiquated, and outside of petty cash for tips and perhaps a number of obscure places, cash is indeed in decline when it […]